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Press Release: Student professionalism competition winner announced

09 December 2016

Bethany Lloyd has won a joint GMC and MSC competition about medical professionalism.

Press Release: New members of GMC Council appointed

09 December 2016

A GP and a consultant in geriatric medicine are among four new members to be appointed to the governing body of the General Medical Council (GMC).

GMC Statement: GMC chief executive launches professionalism report at conference

06 December 2016

GMC chief executive, Charlie Massey, today launched the ‘Medical professionalism matters’ report at the annual GMC conference

Press Release: Report on medical professionalism launches at GMC Conference

06 December 2016

This year’s General Medical Council (GMC) Conference will see the launch of a focused report looking at the challenges the medical profession faces and how these can be tackled through collaboration and teamwork.

Press Release: Heavy workloads threaten training for doctors, warns GMC

01 December 2016

Increasingly heavy workloads are eroding the time doctors have for training, according to the General Medical Council’s (GMC) annual survey of medical education and training in the UK.

Press Release: RIG Locums sponsors GMC programme for doctors new to UK practice

30 November 2016

RIG Locums sponsors GMC programme for doctors new to UK practice

GMC Statement: NHS Providers Annual Conference

30 November 2016

We respond to the Health Secretary’s keynote speech.

Web News: GMC briefing on potential impact of Brexit

24 November 2016

The GMC has briefed peers ahead of a House of Lords debate on the potential impact leaving the EU could have on the UK healthcare system and medical regulation.

Web News: Fee for processing registration status change

09 November 2016

From 3 December, there will be a processing fee of £10 if you change your registration status on the medical register and you are already fully registered.

GMC Statement: Dr Waney Squier appeal

03 November 2016

We comment on today’s judgment handed down by Mr Justice Mitting.